Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Digital terrestrial Pay-Tv service, GOtv, in partnership with Voice of Africa (VoA) has kicked off its annual Ramadan giveaways that will include Iftar for several mosques, food items, prayer mats, GOtv decoders, T-shirts among others.
The activations were launched at the Masjid Takuwa Mosque in Kyengera in Wakiso district. In partnering with VoA, GOtv looks to reward ardent listeners of Voice of Africa radio and loyal subscribers of GOtv. During the activations, teams from GOtv and Voice of Africa will visit Kibuli Mosque, Gadafi Mosque and Wandegeya Mosque, to handover Iftar and other goodies.
The activations will climax with an exciting grand draw where three final winners will be awarded at the end of the month.
While delivering Iftar to the Masjid Takuwa in Kyengera, Colin Asiimwe, Head of Marketing, MultiChoice Uganda, said that, “We thank our Voice of Africa customers for their ardent support and are pleased to be joining the Voice of Africa team in ensuring that we use the Holy month of Ramadhan to give back to the people who are loyal to us.”
“In addition to delivering outstanding value through a variety of shows that benefit our Muslim community, we at MultiChoice Uganda believe in an all-inclusive philanthropic corporate social investment culture that keeps customers nourished and healthy during times that matter most to them,” Mr. Asiimwe noted.
Hajjati Nsubuga Madina, the Marketing Manager, Voice of Africa, revealed that, “Voice of Africa will be identifying winners based on a quiz that requires customers to call into the studio, answer these questions and win a variety of prizes,” adding that, “at the end of the holy month, three final winners will be awarded in an EID celebration ceremony at the Voice of Africa offices.”
The overall winner will be rewarded with a grand prize of Sh1 million and 1 year of GOtv Max Subscription, while the First runner up will get 6 months of GOtv Max subscription and sh500,000. The Second runner up will receive 3 months of GOtv Max subscription and sh300,000.
This is the third year GOtv and Voice of Africa are partnering on Ramadan activations with a goal of positively impacting the Muslim community during the Holy month of Ramadan. This year’s activations are intended to impact at least 2,000 Muslims in the different parts of Kampala.